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Lee Speigel

Morgan Freeman: I'm A Bigot -- And So Are You

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 04.29.2015 | Black Voices

"Are we all bigots?" This is a question raised by actor Morgan Freeman in Wednesday night's premiere episode on a new season of the Science Cha...

Lee Speigel

Morgan Freeman: 'Time Didn't Start Until After Life Began On Earth'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 06.04.2014 | Weird News

Do you ever wonder if poverty is genetic or whether the ocean actually thinks? Morgan Freeman thinks about these things a lot. He doesn't just ...

'I F**king Love Science' Going From Facebook To Your TV

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 03.10.2014 | TV

An educational TV show based on a Facebook page? Sure, why not? At South by Southwest on Saturday, CBS’ "Late Late Show" host Craig Ferguson anno...

Lee Speigel

'If Aliens Exist, Do They Worship God?'

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 03.05.2014 | Weird News

Do you believe in God or in the concept of an almighty supreme being or force that created and watches over everything in the universe? And if it t...

Lee Speigel

Astronaut Leroy Chiao Opens Up About His 2005 UFO Sighting

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 03.02.2014 | Weird News

In 2005, astronaut Leroy Chiao was commander of the International Space Station for six and a half months. During a spacewalk with cosmonaut Salizhan ...

How To Squirt Milk From Your Eye (Not That You Should)

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.11.2014 | Weird News

As far as shocking talents go, few are as gross as the ability to squirt milk out of one's eye. It's pretty repulsive to do, but also relatively si...

The Top 10 Science Jokes, As Told By Stephen Hawking

Science Channel | Posted 04.02.2014 | Science
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Stephen Hawking may be best known as a physicist, cosmologist and one of the world's smartest people, but these videos are proof he should add 'comedian' to his already robust résumé.

A Truly Gutsy Halloween Party

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.29.2013 | Weird News

When you're doing a Jack The Ripper-themed Halloween party, you have to remember one thing: No guts, no gory. That thought was front and center for...

Need A Severed Hand? Try This Second Hand Store

Posted 10.11.2013 | Weird News

If you're shopping for a pickled brain, a shrunken head, a two-headed calf, or a necklace made from human teeth, Evan Michaelson and Mike Zohn are her...

Man Spontaneously Combusts -- And Lives To Talk About It

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.01.2013 | Weird News

Frank Baker faced death while earning two Purple Hearts in Vietnam, but the scariest moment of his life came in June 1995. Baker was in his home in...

David Freeman

Morgan Freeman Opens Up About Aliens, Space, Life's Origins

HuffingtonPost.com | David Freeman | Posted 07.02.2013 | Science

Morgan Freeman is no scientist, as the Oscar-winning megastar is quick to point out. But he knows a thing or two about physics, in part because of his...

ETs Exist, Renowned Scientists Say

Lee Speigel | Posted 03.19.2013 | Weird News

The Milky Way galaxy is so big, that there's no doubt, statistically speaking, that ETs exist. That's what several prominent scientists say on the ...

Lee Speigel

Could We Survive An Alien Invasion From Outer Space?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 02.26.2013 | Weird News

An alien invasion is headed our way. While it's the stuff of sci-fi books, movies, TV series and hi-tech video games, what if Earth suddenly faced a r...

Lee Speigel

Space Aliens Might Not Exist, But Alien Hand Syndrome Is Frighteningly Real (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 01.19.2013 | Weird News

It's a case of, literally, one hand not knowing what the other is doing. Known as Alien Hand Syndrome (AHS), this rare medical condition causes a pers...

ALIEN MUMMY VIDEO: What Planet Did This Come From?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.30.2012 | Weird News

Metepec, Mexico, is a rural community in Central Mexico that is home to cows, chickens and other farm animals. But one night in May, 2007, one resi...

PUNKIN CHUNKIN: Could You Shoot A Pumpkin Over A Mile?

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.21.2012 | Weird News

Sure, you can sit around watching football with the family on Thanksgiving, like you always do. Or, you could watch homemade trebuchets, air canons...

WATCH: Nathan Fillion Describes His 'Firefly' Audition In 'Browncoats Unite' Special

The Huffington Post | Laura Prudom | Posted 11.11.2012 | TV

It's hard to believe that it's been 10 years since Joss Whedon's "Firefly" made its debut -- yet after only 14 episodes and one unexpected movie, its ...

Are We All Martians?

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.17.2012 | Weird News

If bacteria can survive in space and can hitch rides on meteorites, and meteorites regularly travel here from Mars and elsewhere, we could all be mart...

Before They Were Famous: 'Firefly' Edition

Posted 09.15.2012 | TV

Joss Whedon's sci-fi Western "Firefly" lasted less than a season on Fox, but its impact has far outlived the series. The cast reunited briefly in 2005...

David Moye

WEIRD SCIENCE: Shooting Victim Held Captive By His Own Doctor Unwillingly Aids In Medical Milestone

HuffingtonPost.com | David Moye | Posted 07.15.2012 | Weird News

Strange things have been done in the name of advancing science, and that would include convincing a patient to stick around for years just so you coul...

'Firefly' Reunion TV Special Coming To Science Channel

EW | Posted 07.11.2012 | TV

"Firefly" is getting a shiny new TV special. To celebrate the cult-favorite sci-fi drama’s 10th anniversary, Science Channel is shooting a new on...

Taxidermist Puts Stuffed Animals In Silly Outfits (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.30.2012 | Weird News

Taxidermy has been around for more than 100 years, but, unlike the animals who are preserved, it shows no sign of dying. Some people prefer to pres...

CANNIBAL SILVERWARE: This Is A Fork Used To Eat Human Flesh

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.23.2012 | Weird News

It's not every day that you come across a utensil made for eating a person -- even for an oddities shop owner. But when the folks who run Loved To ...

WATCH: This Man Can Swallow A 3-foot-long Balloon Whole

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.16.2012 | Weird News

Some magic tricks are hard to believe, but Albert Cadabra has one that's hard even for him to swallow -- and he's the guy doing it. It requires Cad...

How Much Is This Plasticized Heart Worth?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.08.2012 | Weird News

When your job is buying and selling offbeat antiques, finding something that surprises can be difficult. However, when you have the chance to buy a...